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Summary At Gikondo they beat us with clubs on our heads and the backs of our feet. They said that as long as we live on the streets, they will beat us. – Former 15-year-old male Gikondo detainee, May 2019. For over a…
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Summary When the head teacher found out that I was pregnant, he called me to his office and told me, “You have to leave our school immediately because you are pregnant.” —Jamida K., Kahama, Tanzania, April 2014 We don’t allow pregnant girls to…
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Summary They came into my cell, took my handcuffs off and covered my eyes. Then they walked me out and into the bush on a path I did not know. They put me on my knees, tied a shirt around my arms and said, “Now it is too late for you.” They took out…
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Summary The mayor said, “All thieves must be killed.” He said it was an order. −Witness to the execution of Fulgence Rukundo on December 6, 2016 Rwandan security forces summarily executed at least…
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Summary “We want to end impunity in Ivory Coast. No one is above the law. All those that committed blood crimes will be punished ... There will be no exceptions.” —Ivorian President Alassane Ouattara, Dakar, May…
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Abbreviations AFJ-CI Association des Femmes Juristes de Côte d’Ivoire (Association of Women Jurists for Côte d’Ivoire) CDVR Commission…
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Summary Everyone here in Kigali can be arrested and taken to Kwa Kabuga. When you spend a day without being arrested, you say God has been good. −Former detainee in Gikondo Transit Center, Kigali, March 2014…
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Summary In October 2011, judges of the International Criminal Court (ICC) authorized the court’s prosecutor to open an investigation into crimes committed during Côte d’Ivoire’s 2010-2011 post-election crisis. The crisis began after…
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“That Land Is My Family’s Wealth” Addressing Land Dispossession after Côte d’Ivoire’s Post-Election Conflict Maps Summary Recommendations To the President, Prime Minister,…
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Turning Rhetoric into Reality Accountability for Serious International Crimes in Côte d’Ivoire Summary The Imperative for Impartial Justice Necessary Steps for Ivorian…
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“A Long Way from Reconciliation” Abusive Military Crackdown in Response to Security Threats in Côte d’Ivoire Maps Summary Recommendations Methodology…
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 “They Killed Them Like It Was Nothing” The Need for Justice for Côte d’Ivoire’s Post-Election Crimes Summary Recommendations To President Alassane Ouattara,…
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Copyright: 2007 National University of Rwanda-Centre for Geographic Information System & Remote Sensing I. Summary Rwanda is about to complete one of the most ambitious transitional justice experiments in…
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Afraid and Forgotten Lawlessness, Rape, and Impunity in Western Côte d’Ivoire Map of Côte d’Ivoire Map of Côte d’Ivoire’s Far West Summary Recommendations Methodology Background Violence…
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Law and Reality Progress in Judicial Reform in Rwanda I. Summary II. Methodology III. Recommendations To the Rwandan government To the judicial system.. To the Rwandan legislature To donors IV. Background V. Justice for the Genocide Practical Problems…
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 "The BestSchool" Student Violence, Impunity, and the Crisis in Côte d'Ivoire Map of Côte d'Ivoire Glossary of Acronyms Summary Recommendations To the Presidency To the Ministry of Justice To the…
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Renewed Crisis in North Kivu Map Abbreviations I. Summary II. Recommendations To the Congolese Government To MONUC To the Government of Rwanda To the Forces of Laurent Nkunda To the…
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"My Heart Is Cut" Sexual Violence by Rebels and Pro-Government Forces in Cote d'Ivoire Glossary of Acronyms Executive Summary Recommendations Methodology General Background on the Conflict in Cote d…
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"There Will Be No Trial" Police Killings of Detainees and the Imposition of Collective Punishments Summary Recommendations Attacks on Genocide Survivors and Gacaca Participants Police Killings of Detainees Killings of Detainees arrested by Soldiers…